Author Archives: Islay Mactaggart

Guatemala National Disability Survey ENDIS 2016 Reports Launched

ICED is extremely excited to launch the results of the Guatemala National Disability Study (ENDIS 2016), funded by CBM Latin America, UNICEF Guatemala and the Guatemala National Council on Disability (CONADI). View all the reports and learn about the study … Continue reading

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Upcoming lunch seminar: Building Inclusive Societies in South Africa

Disability Seminar Series presents: “Building inclusive societies for people with Down Syndrome: A personal history from South Africa” Shéri Brynard Date: August 24th, 2016 Time: 12:45-2pm Venue: LG80 (Bennet Room), Keppel Street Building, LSHTM RSVP: tbc About the seminar: Shéri … Continue reading

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Audio w/ PPT slides now available!: “Epidemiological Factors, including Geographic Variation, Contributing to Sensory (Hearing & Vision) Disability in the United States and Globally”: Tues 15th March

The International Centre for Evidence in Disability presents: “Epidemiological Factors, including Geographic Variation, Contributing to Sensory (Hearing & Vision) Disability in the United States and Globally” Findings from the USA Census Bureau’s American Community Survey Date: Tuesday 15th March Audio with … Continue reading

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Audio w/ PPT slides now available!: “If he could speak, he would be able to point out who does those things to him”: 14th March

A Joint Seminar by the International Centre for Evidence in Disability and the Gender, Violence and Health Centre “If he could speak, he would be able to point out who does those things to him”: Protecting children with disabilities from … Continue reading

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Joint Seminar: “Nutrition and Disability – a neglected relationship?” this Thurs, 3rd March at 12:45pm

Nutrition and Disability: a neglected relationship?    Research from Ghana and Kenya and panel discussion   A Joint MARCH and ICED seminar.   Date: Thursday 3rd March Time: 12.45 – 2pm Venue: LSHTM, Keppel Street, LG8 (Bradford Hill room) Speakers: Hannah Kuper, Maria … Continue reading

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World Hearing Day on March 3rd: Join us to learn about Childhood Hearing Loss

World Hearing Day 2016 Thursday 3rd March Childhood Hearing Loss: Act Now, Here’s How! Thursday the 3rd March is World Hearing Day, an annual advocacy event that aims to raise awareness about hearing loss and promote improved ear and hearing care … Continue reading

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Work with us: new Biobank/Project Manager position with ME-CFS group

Work with us: new Biobank/Project Manager position with ME-CFS group   The ICED Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) research team are seeking to appoint a Biobank Coordinator and Project Manager. This presents an exciting opportunity to join a small but … Continue reading

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ICED / GIZ Inclusive Social Protection Study Reports and Tools Now Available!

In 2014, ICED partnered with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) to conduct a study on inclusive social protection for people with disabilities in Peru and Tanzania. The purpose of the study was to establish how to design social protection systems that adequately and … Continue reading

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“Can Disabled People Fly High?” Audio recording and text transcription now available

“Can Disabled People Fly High?” Audio recording and text transcription now available Dr. Tom Shakespeare, University of East Anglia Click here to watch audio-recording of the event Click here to download a text transcription of the event [Word Doc File]   … Continue reading

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Register for our next seminar on International ME/CFS Day

Tuesday 12th May is International ME/CFS day. Join us for a seminar on ME/CFS and disability – details below! Date: Tuesday 12 May 2015 Time: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Venue: LG7, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK Type … Continue reading

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